Stevens 144th Convocation

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 1:30 am

Location: Canavan Arena

Stevens 144th Convocation will take place on Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. in Canavan Arena on the Stevens campus in Hoboken, N.J.  Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop will serve as Convocation keynote speaker. In addition, Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer will welcome the new students to Hoboken. 

 

Stevens 2014 Convocation will welcome 804 undergraduate new students, the largest and most accomplished group ever admitted to Stevens Institute of Technology. Also participating in Convocation will be representatives from the newest cohort of about 1000 new graduate students.

Dr. Rajarathnam Chandramouli, a Stevens professor and President/Director, Co-Founder of InStream Media, LLC, will be presented with an honorary degree. Over 20 awards will be given to undergraduate students for their academic success and community involvement.

The Class of 2018 will officially be welcomed and sworn into the Stevens Honor System, which ensures that work submitted by students, can be trusted as their own and was performed in an atmosphere of honesty and fair play. A secondary function of the Honor System is to promote, both on the campus and in the individual student, a sense of honor in preparation for the professional world. (web.stevens.edu/honor)